Friday, February 05, 2010
Tumtum & Nutmeg: Adventures Beyond Nutmouse Hall by Emily Bearn is for everyone who loves The Borrowers, The Littles or even Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh. Tumtum and Nutmeg are two mice who must take care of their human children because their father is a bit scatterbrained and their mother is dead. They leave treats, mend clothing, clean and even convince their mean Aunt Ivy to go home so the children can live in peace. Look past the cover and read this book if you are in grades 4 and up or read it to your younger chidren.